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The scale on a map is 1
:500000, Two towns ate 7cm apart, whats the actual distance between towns. Give your answers in Km.

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  1. It would help if you proofread your questions before you posted them.

    Although you don't indicate your units, I assume that the ratio is 1 cm/500,000 Km.

    500,000/1 = x/7

    Solve for x.

    If the 500,000 is actually in cm, divide x by 10,000. (1000 m in a Km and 10 cm in a m.)

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  2. Thank you for your help it is very useful as I did not understand the question very well.

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  3. are u mad

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  4. I don't know ho old this question is but the answer is 35km

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  5. ur off it u r clueless with ur woffle

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  6. it is wrong

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